1926 – 2007
Roberta Jean (Stapleton) Bailey of Independence, Mo., passed away Oct. 6, 2007 surrounded by her family.
She was born June 23, 1926 in Gallatin, Mo., to Lorena and Robert E. Stapleton. She was one of seven children, all of whom preceded her in death. Roberta showed how important family was to her by keeping in constant contact with relatives, remaining involved in their lives, and keeping them